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Mascot View


Mascot View is a program developed by Washington University in St. Louis. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 9 files and is usually about 3.15 MB (3,298,816 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 7 (SP1). The distribution of this has mostly been seen in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: bioinformatics.wustl.edu
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\mascot view
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /I{A30A1593-4AC7-4DFA-A179-4BB98489ECB1}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 3.15 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Mascot View

  • cc3260mt.dll (by Borland) - Borland C++ Builder 6.0 (Borland C++ Multi-thread RTL (WIN/VCL MT))
  • borlndmm.dll (by Borland Software) - Borland Memory Manager
  • msparserdu.dll (by Matrix Science Limited) - Mascot Parser
  • generatexml.exe
  • mascotview.exe
  • stlpmt45.dll
  • gdiplus.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft GDI+
  • msvcp60d.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft (R) Visual C++ (Microsoft (R) C++ Runtime Library)
  • msvcrtd.dll - Microsoft (R) C Runtime Library

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • mascotview.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{A0B76EF2-7F9A-4372-8B9A-97B8FE323DDD}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Mascot View?

Quickly and completely remove Mascot View from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Mascot View from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Mascot View, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Mascot View.

Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%
Windows 7 (SP1)
United States

Distribution by countryGeography

100.00% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 100.00%


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